5 Non-Diet Ways To Get Rid Of Chronic Inflammation

Inflammation is a natural occurrence in the body. It is a defense mechanism reacting to things like toxins and injuries. In most cases the inflammation is needed to help heal the body. Only when the inflammation continues to go on and not calm down does it begin to cause a real problem. If not handled, […]

Can You Exercise With Arthritis?

Yes!  You can exercise with arthritis. One in 5 people over the age of 18 are suffering with arthritis, which amounts to about 50 million adults who have been diagnosed with arthritis. In the United States arthritis is the leading cause of disability. A third of people within working ages who have arthritis have limited […]

Why Exercise Is Important For Patients With Chronic Pain

Chronic pain comes in many forms. Some people have fibromyalgia, others may be dealing with chronic low back or neck pain. No matter what your circumstance, we all want to find a way to reduce symptoms without medication. That’s where exercise comes in. Exercise is important for keeping your body strong and flexible. When you […]

Your Guide to Walking More

If you are struggling with chronic low back pain you have probably tried multiple treatment options and various medications to try to eradicate it. According to this article on Huffington Post, a recent study shows that walking daily can be as effective on reduction of pain as physical therapy sessions. Many personal trainers say walking […]

Alternative Treatments for Chronic Pain

Acupuncture  This ancient form of Chinese medicine has been shown to have a plethora of benefits, the most prominent being pain management. This procedure consists of the strategic insertion of very thin needles into different parts of the body. It has been used in the Western world to help with symptoms of many different conditions, […]

Causes of Neck Pain & How to Combat It

Many people have experienced neck tension or pain. But, many aren’t sure how it is caused or how to effectively treat it. However, you’ll be happy to know that it isn’t hard to find relief and manage your chronic neck pain! Here are a few likely causes for your pain, plus some easy tips to […]

Tips to Live More Stress-Free

Stress is something that everyone has experienced at some point in his or her life. Whether it is school, work, or a major life event, stressful situations can cause both our mental and physical health to suffer. Anxiety, depression, even cardiovascular disorders and infectious diseases, can be caused or intensified by stress. In 2011, the […]

6 Surprising Causes of Low Back Pain

Back pain is something that most people will experience at some point in their lives. It can be due to overuse, age or a chronic condition. Something as simple as poor posture or everyday lifestyle choices can affect back health and comfort. Identifying any of these factors in your own life can help reduce both […]